Rae Stott - Rae is a New Zealand registered Occupational Therapist. She has 20 years of experience working as an Occupational Therapist. Rae has worked with both adults and children in a variety of settings, including contracting to ACC and private insurers, in school settings, and more recently working with families in their own homes with The Child Development Service (formerly Te Whanau Kotahi). Rae has degrees in Physical Education (Otago) and Occupational Therapy (Auckland) and she has a passion for using her combined skills to help children reach their best potential. Rae receives all of your Kids OT referrals and helps you decide what support you need, and whether you are in the right place!
Megan Kummer - Megan graduated in 1989 and is a NZ registered Occupational Therapist. She initially spent 8 years working in Community Mental Health in a variety of settings in NZ and the UK before specialising in community paediatrics for the last 20 years. Megan has worked in the health-funded Child Development Services in Tauranga (including the Child Development Team, Te Whanau Kotahi and the Child Development Service) before joining Kids OT in 2021. She is committed to professional development and has attended an extensive range of training. Megan uses an empathetic family-focused approach to empower and support children and their families/whanau/support workers to be able to participate in activities/occupations that are meaningful for them, and to the best of their abilities.